Iranian opera staged in Tehran after 45 years
The love story of “Pardis and Parisa” composed by Loris Tjeknavorian has gone on stage again at the Vahdat Hall after 45 years.
Iranian composer wins 2018 Tony Award
Jamshid Sharifi, the Iranian composer, won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Orchestrations for the musical, "The Band’s Visit". Jamshid Sharifi is an Iranian-American musician who has composed the soundtracks for films, such as “The Thomas Crown Affair”, “The Rugrats Movie”, “Harriet the Spy” and “Clockstoppers”.